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Forum: Road Cycling
10-22-10, 09:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 732
Posted By GatorFL

I was actually looking to find someone to ride...

I was actually looking to find someone to ride with. It hasn't been too bad finding halfway decent roads to ride on the past two weeks, but I can never get the motivation to ride as fast alone. I...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-21-10, 07:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 732
Posted By GatorFL

Newport, RI

I've been up here for two weeks at one of the Navy's schools and haven't seen another person riding yet. I didn't see too much in the regional forum, so I thought I'd check here. The Naragansett...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-03-09, 08:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 620
Posted By GatorFL

I have long legs, too. Canari works best for me.

I have long legs, too. Canari works best for me.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-13-09, 07:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 871
Posted By GatorFL

Aero helmet on loan to a teammate who didn't...

Aero helmet on loan to a teammate who didn't finish as early as he planned. Steve Maddens duct taped to the pedals.

http://i162.photobucket.com/albums/t276/mgreene11/stupid.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
02-12-09, 06:03 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,764
Posted By GatorFL

classic...

classic (http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php?t=136161)
Forum: Road Cycling
02-09-09, 11:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 611
Posted By GatorFL

Your poor kidneys....

Your poor kidneys....
Forum: Road Cycling
02-07-09, 11:42 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,506
Posted By GatorFL

That depends on the company. I've had to deal...

That depends on the company. I've had to deal with Progressive twice....once for getting hit on my bike and once when a kid rear-ended my car....both times they were very nice and easy to deal with....
Forum: Road Cycling
02-06-09, 04:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 587
Posted By GatorFL

I had some tubular Ksyrium SLs a while back. Is...

I had some tubular Ksyrium SLs a while back. Is that what you had in mind?
Forum: Road Cycling
02-06-09, 04:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,506
Posted By GatorFL

I got fairly banged up about a year and a half...

I got fairly banged up about a year and a half ago by a car during a race. They paid about $4k for the bike (originally closer to $6k....whatever), $1k for out-of-pocket medical (plus whatever they...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-06-09, 10:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,118
Posted By GatorFL

Then just forgot where it was, only to go on an...

Then just forgot where it was, only to go on an adventure to include sexy, yet sinister, aliens where the fate of the universe fell in his hands.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-05-09, 06:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 424
Posted By GatorFL

vittoria pave

vittoria pave
Forum: Road Cycling
02-04-09, 08:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 838
Posted By GatorFL

I have some Eastons and some Zipps. I like the...

I have some Eastons and some Zipps. I like the Zipps better. Actually, I've never ridden wheels that I liked better than the Zipps. But I've never ridden LW Gen III's. :)
Forum: Road Cycling
01-25-09, 07:05 PM
Replies: 490
Views: 22,666
Posted By GatorFL

Pro triathlete until I got sick of the roaches. ...

Pro triathlete until I got sick of the roaches. Then became an officer in the Navy....apparently the only one who doesn't fly.
12-29-08, 09:53 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,918
Posted By GatorFL

Well, $hit. Now I feel bad for sitting on my...

Well, $hit. Now I feel bad for sitting on my computer reading stupid internet forums. I'm gonna go put on some spandex, now...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-22-08, 02:53 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,017
Posted By GatorFL

I did 27.3 mph for 10 miles out-and-back in a tri...

I did 27.3 mph for 10 miles out-and-back in a tri a few weeks ago (windy, but deadpan flat). I guess I could do a little over 28 in a normal TT. I consider at least 2 mph of that to be...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-20-08, 06:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,974
Posted By GatorFL

The new Dean isn't scheduled for release until...

The new Dean isn't scheduled for release until October. If it's the same for the Noah, you're not going to be finding any reviews for a while.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-06-08, 09:17 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,077
Posted By GatorFL

You think that's bad? You should all the crap he...

You think that's bad? You should all the crap he has in the transition area.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-06-08, 11:24 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 812
Posted By GatorFL

I wanted to break a 27 mph split in a tri this...

I wanted to break a 27 mph split in a tri this year and finally did that last Saturday doing a 21:59 10-mile tri split.

I also wanted to get better than last place at an ITU draft-legal...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-04-08, 06:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 873
Posted By GatorFL

He could probably get it down to 11 if he took...

He could probably get it down to 11 if he took the kickstand off.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-04-08, 05:41 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,331
Posted By GatorFL

I was like, "I don't ever remember talking about...

I was like, "I don't ever remember talking about fork rakes...."...$#!T

How do you do this? If you can grab stuff out of the cookies on my computer from a forum post, what can you put back in?
Forum: Road Cycling
08-03-08, 10:13 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,521
Posted By GatorFL

I had one. It was nice. It's light and when I...

I had one. It was nice. It's light and when I crashed on my head I didn't die. It fits very differently from Bell and Giro, though, so try it on first.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-03-08, 10:10 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,441
Posted By GatorFL

H engine. Bad power-to-weight ratio and...

H engine. Bad power-to-weight ratio and unreliable, but once in a while I can go kind of fast-ish if I get lucky. But mostly bad power-to-weight ratio and unreliable.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-03-08, 06:34 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,388
Posted By GatorFL

more than FSU? don't pretend that dirty words...

more than FSU? don't pretend that dirty words are beneath you.....you know you still laugh at George Carlin's seven words (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3_Nrp7cj_tM) bit :D
Forum: Road Cycling
08-02-08, 01:16 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,388
Posted By GatorFL

btw....did you know that if you spell a-s-s using...

btw....did you know that if you spell a-s-s using dollar signs that it still replaces the word with asterisks?
Forum: Road Cycling
08-02-08, 01:15 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,388
Posted By GatorFL

I know a pretty decent pro triathlete who doesn't...

I know a pretty decent pro triathlete who doesn't shave his legs. Of course, he crashed me out of a Pan Am Cup a few weeks ago. (I was perfectly capable of losing on my own....I didn't need his...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-01-08, 10:24 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,570
Posted By GatorFL

I can't see it....what is behind the little red x?

I can't see it....what is behind the little red x?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-31-08, 06:00 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,943
Posted By GatorFL

Good decision. It needs Bora Ultras to go with...

Good decision. It needs Bora Ultras to go with your Super Record. You only live once.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-25-08, 08:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,758
Posted By GatorFL

right click -> show image ...

right click -> show image


ctrl+apple+click -> open image
Forum: Road Cycling
07-24-08, 01:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 846
Posted By GatorFL

I used it for a while last year and I had cramps...

I used it for a while last year and I had cramps when I started, but they went away after a week or so of about 2-3 hrs a day of riding.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-23-08, 07:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 423
Posted By GatorFL

Gym bikes are notoriously inaccurate. Maybe...

Gym bikes are notoriously inaccurate. Maybe you're a lot stronger than R600DA than you thought.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-21-08, 07:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 895
Posted By GatorFL

Actually, a friend just had the surgery a couple...

Actually, a friend just had the surgery a couple months ago.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-21-08, 10:02 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 613
Posted By GatorFL

One bike: 1 3x 3 1x (the broken piece was the...

One bike:
1 3x
3 1x (the broken piece was the integrated aluminum derailleur hanger)

Another bike:
1 2x

Another bike:
1 1x
Forum: Road Cycling
07-18-08, 06:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 361
Posted By GatorFL

not so much....I was hoping to do this on the...

not so much....I was hoping to do this on the cheap, so no Garmin or 725x if I can get away with it. I just need something that does speed, time, and distance.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-18-08, 06:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 361
Posted By GatorFL

computers that don't detach?

Riding a TT bike, my sweat drips into the computer and messes up the connection. I've switched through a few computers and they all do the same thing (2 Cateyes and a Sigma that I've used maybe 3...
07-08-08, 07:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 724
Posted By GatorFL

They are a little heavy, but that doesn't make a...

They are a little heavy, but that doesn't make a difference during a TT. The aero advantage far outweighs any weight penalty. The Transitions are very smooth feeling. I've been a little faster on...
07-08-08, 08:04 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,199
Posted By GatorFL

I don't think making it a varsity sport would...

I don't think making it a varsity sport would really help. The problem is that there's just not the interest to be good at cycling in the US. High school sports aren't the feeder programs for...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-08, 07:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 441
Posted By GatorFL

You should do tris. You'd fit in pretty well.

You should do tris. You'd fit in pretty well.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-05-08, 06:17 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 37,180
Posted By GatorFL

I'm working on it. I want to give that new...

I'm working on it. I want to give that new Ridley TT bike a try.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-05-08, 10:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,394
Posted By GatorFL

Best bike I've ever ridden. Mine's an '04. Same...

Best bike I've ever ridden. Mine's an '04. Same frame as the one on CC right now. I have to fly a lot for racing and it is very easy to pack/unpack. Stiff, comfy, etc. I've been switching out my...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-04-08, 04:04 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 37,180
Posted By GatorFL

http://i162.photobucket.com/albums/t276/mgreene11/...

http://i162.photobucket.com/albums/t276/mgreene11/DSCN2363.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
07-04-08, 05:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 674
Posted By GatorFL

Everyone knows that coordinating is essential to...

Everyone knows that coordinating is essential to get the optimum effect from your schwag. Tires should match your helmet, bottle cages should match your gloves, etc. I think these match your...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-29-08, 07:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 685
Posted By GatorFL

Do we not care about the kid here? When I was...

Do we not care about the kid here? When I was 6/7/8, I definitely knew to look both ways before crossing the street. Plus, this guy wasn't in first place, so there had already been bikes going by...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-28-08, 10:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 418
Posted By GatorFL

Go to a shipping hub instead of a retail store. ...

Go to a shipping hub instead of a retail store. I a complete bike in a normal cardboard bike box from FL to TX once for $19 with DHL.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-17-08, 07:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 694
Posted By GatorFL

If my dad were buying me a bike to use while I...

If my dad were buying me a bike to use while I visited, I'd prefer the C'dale.

But I'd more likely get a Huffy, which is why I bought a nice bike case for flying.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-17-08, 06:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 881
Posted By GatorFL

It's a lot easier to turn heads with $4k-5k than...

It's a lot easier to turn heads with $4k-5k than $3k. I think you made a good decision. Enjoy the hunt for the new steed. I like white carbon.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-08, 08:06 AM
Replies: 212
Views: 6,640
Posted By GatorFL

It's only 10 o'clock. You didn't ride long...

It's only 10 o'clock. You didn't ride long enough. Finish riding and re-post at noon.
06-10-08, 09:30 PM
Replies: 538
Views: 65,210
Posted By GatorFL

Did those have to be strung all the way through...

Did those have to be strung all the way through the internal routing or do they stop where the cable goes into the frame? Either way, I'm sure it took a six pack to do that.
06-03-08, 08:41 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,556
Posted By GatorFL

I think it's effective in NASCAR. Bike racing,...

I think it's effective in NASCAR. Bike racing, though....
Forum: Road Cycling
06-02-08, 08:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,249
Posted By GatorFL

I had that happen a couple years ago near the UCF...

I had that happen a couple years ago near the UCF campus (not where I go to school, but I was riding there). I thought she was a freshman and met her for drinks later that week. Turned out she was...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-31-08, 11:27 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,597
Posted By GatorFL

High volume, dude. I met the owner at a race in...

High volume, dude. I met the owner at a race in the Caribbean a couple months back. Really cool guy. He partied with all of us nerdy triathletes. He even gave his bike to the race director and a set...
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